Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 6 OF 10
|Main Title||Report on Pollution of Interstate Waters of the Blackstone and Ten Mile Rivers, Massachusetts-Rhode Island.|
|Author||Mackenthun, Kenneth M. ; West, A. W. ; Ballentine., R. K. ;|
|CORP Author||Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Stock Number||PB-260 248|
|Additional Subjects||Water quality data ; Water pollution sampling ; Municipalities ; Massachusetts ; Rhode Island ; Blackstone River ; Ten Mile River ; Water supply ; Recreation ; Hydrology ; Bacteria ; Oxygen sag ; Sewage disposal ; Aquatic ecosystems ; Metal finishing ;|
Pollution of the interstate waters of the Blackstone and Ten Mile Rivers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island is reported. This study covers the following areas: water uses (municipal, industrial, recreation, navigation, and hydropower); sources of waste (bacteria, biochemical oxygen demand, suspended solids, metal plating wastes, and combined sewers); and effects of pollution on water quality and uses (bacterial pollution, aquatic life, oxygen demand and dissolved oxygen, and aesthetic consideration).